World Institute for Security Enhancement
M. Gregory Scott, B. S., CRS, PPS
Crises Resolution Specialist
Personal Protection Specialist
M. Gregory Scott, B.S., CRS; is the Director of International Investigations at the World Institute for Security Enhancement and previously served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the World Association of Detectives (WAD). Prior to founding The Scott Investigative Group, Inc. (SIG) and Asia America Investigations, Mr. Scott was licensed as an Investigator/Adjuster for a number of national and international insurance providers. He has more than twenty-nine years of hands-on experience licensed in Private Investigations, Personal Protection, Countermeasures, and associated disciplines which have taken him to over seventy-four (74) countries and forty-seven states. Such cases have included Executive/VIP Protection, Civil Liability, Murder, Arson, Sexual Assault, Missing Persons, Kidnapping, Recovery of Missing and Kidnapped Children, Bank Robbery, Extortion, Fraud, Executive Domestic Resolution, Government & Corporate Espionage and Electronic Eavesdropping Counter Measures. He is an experienced practitioner of “Non-Violent Crisis Resolution”, and the “Reid Technique” for Interviewing and Interrogation. He specializes in investigations throughout “the Americas” and Asia from his offices in the United States of America, the Dominican Republic, and in Thailand, Southeast Asia.
Mr. Scott was nominated by the Speaker of the House of Representatives and twice appointed by the North Carolina House and Senate to serve on the North Carolina Private Protective Services Board. This Board regulates and licenses all legal Private Investigative, Security, and Counter Intelligence activity within the State. Mr. Scott served as Vice Chairperson of the Private Protective Services Board and was elected by the Board as the North Carolina representative to the International Association of Security and Investigative Regulators (IASIR). Mr. Scott was elected to the IASIR Board as the Private Investigative Industry Representative.
Mr. Scott is an Honorary Member and the Founding President of the North Carolina Association of Private Investigators (NCAPI). He is an active member of the World Association of Detectives (WAD) and during 2008-2011 served as WAD President and then Chairman of its Board of Directors. Mr. Scott is also a member of the American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS), the Association of Special Operations Professionals (ASOP), the International Counter-Terrorism & Security Association (CT/S), the National Council of Investigation and Security Services, INTELLENET, INFRAGARD, and others.